Staff cannot access a student’s record without a valid photo ID.
Step 1: Apply to Thomas Nelson
Applying to the College is free. Before you apply, please review our How to Apply page.
The completed application will indicate your domicile status, Student ID number, and MyTNCC username and temporary password. Make sure to keep this information handy.
Step 2: Sign in to MyTNCC
After completing the College application, set up your MyTNCC account using your MyTNCC username and temporary password.
MyTNCC provides access to important student information and your College email account. Check your College email account and Student Center regularly.
Step 3: Download & Sign in to Navigate
Your Navigate Information will be sent 24 hours after your application is submitted.
Navigate is an online platform specifically created for you. Sign in and start the College on-boarding process. Connect your goals to the right program at Thomas Nelson.
Get help with on-boarding and admissions, choosing the right program, planning and picking the right classes, creating a best-fit schedule and making an appointment with an advisor.
This is not an admissions test. The test will place you in the appropriate level English and math classes.
Advising and Registration
Meet with an Academic Advisor to plan which courses you will take and register for classes.
Attend orientation and learn about programs of study, transferring to a four-year institution, campus resources, and meet with advisors and staff.
Pay for all tuition and fees on time to ensure you aren't dropped from classes. Buy books before the first day of class.
Student ID and Parking Permit
All Thomas Nelson students are required to have a student ID and valid parking permit. The cost is included in your tuition and fees.